American Dark Wheat Ale

Description:
An Americanized version of a Dunkel Weizen, these beers can range within the brown to garnet range. Often cloudy with long-lasting heads. Light to medium body with high level of carbonation. Hop characters will be low to high with some fruitiness from ale fermentation, though most examples use of a fairly neutral ale yeast, resulting in a clean fermentation with little to no diacetyl. Flavors of caramel and toasted malts might be present.

German Weizen flavors and aromas of banana esters and clove-like phenols will not be found.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Avg
Shock Top Twisted Pretzel WheatAnheuser-Busch5.204533.41
Shock Top Chocolate WheatAnheuser-Busch4.304083.36
Night CatTwo Brothers Brewing Company5.803593.79
Anchor Winter WheatAnchor Brewing Company7.003333.81
Winter Session AlePeak Organic Brewing Company5.002713.66
River GuideBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.7.002333.93
Schlafly No. 15The Schlafly Tap Room6.001633.87
Hello, My Name Is Joe3 Sheeps Brewing7.701304.16
Black Wit-ONo Label Brewing Company7.001153.38
Arbor Brewing Violin MonsterArbor Brewing Company9.501113.75
Cornstalker Dark WheatThunderhead Brewing Company5.201073.63
Black Walnut WheatPiney River Brewing Co.4.50923.61
Hazel Amber Wheat AleUinta Brewing Company4.00893.29
Red Dawn Amber WheatCarson's Brewery6.50823.74
Red BudGreenbush Brewing Company6.10633.68
Paid Time Off3 Sheeps Brewing10.00634.19
WRed WheatWild Rose Brewery & Taproom5.00453.3
Black WheatMagnify Brewing Company5.00423.91
Wheat WackerBlack Diamond Brewing Co.7.00393.48
Dirty HippiePalisade Brewing Co.5.30293.65
Shredder's WheatBarley Brown's Brewpub5.80273.8
Sheer Madness Wheat NoirKalona Brewing Company5.60253.73
Ruddy WheatWeston Brewing Company & O'Malley's Pub ? 223.14
Gwiniz DuBrasserie Britt de Bretagne5.40223.72
OktoberfestSchmohz Brewing Company5.20193.4
Cheerry'OCranker's Brewery5.20183.05
Imaginary FriendOnly Child Brewing Company6.00173.48
Winter WheatFranconia Brewing Company ? 173.45
Jamieson Mountain AleJamieson Brewery5.00163.35
Outlaw McCawFreetail Brewing Company6.60163.66
FS 15Breckenridge Brewery ? 123.88
Ruby TuesdayMatilda Bay Brewing Co.4.70122.77
Frosted Harbor Dark Raspberry WheatBoatyard Brewing Co.5.40113.44
Boogie NightsMarz Community Brewing8.00113.96
HysteriaThree Notch'd Brewing Company8.30103.9
Autumn Harvest WheatChelsea Craft Brewing Company5.4094
Winter WheatMiddle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.6.5083.65
Sweet Rye'dGarrison Brewing Company6.0073.68
Tawny AleGenerations Brewing6.9073.59
Unity Brew 2016Big Rock Brewery5.0063.57
Union Blueberry Honey WheatBrew Rebellion6.5062.93
SchopsDirigo Brewing Company5.8063.95
Mistress Winter WheatBonfire Brewing Co.6.4063.5
Cold Weather WheatCrystal Ball Brewing Company8.0063.48
WheatWooha Brewing Company6.2063.66
WendigoBarley Mow Brewing Company6.4053.55
Raspberry Sour Brown AleSchooner Exact Brewing Company5.5053.82
Yin-Yang WitbierIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant4.5053.87
Whitman's Wheat BeerSteam Plant Brewing Company / Stacks Restaurant ? 53.58
Chai JollyWren House Brewing Co5.6044.15
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